Senior/Principal/Associate Town Planner (Kent)

5 days left

Location
Kent
Salary
£Salary dependent on level but competitive with incentivised benefits and bonus on top
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
01 Jun 2017
Ref
RH/8858530
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

A great opportunity has arisen with an independent planning consultancy for a Senior/Principal/Associate Director level Town Planner to join an established and successful team with a strong pipeline of work. You will be joining a friendly and supportive office in central Kent covering the South East, South Coast and Home Counties. This firm have a great reputation and are a lovely firm to work for.

We are looking for MRTPI qualified candidates, ideally with some recent/current consultancy experience but we can also consider local authority/developer led experience for the right person (ideally this will have been gained locally). Ideally candidates will be an experienced Senior or Principal Planner, we may consider Associate Director level for the right person (at this level, consultancy experience in the Kent market with good contacts is essential). The work will be primarily residential led including work for housebuilders, smaller resi developers, care home/affordable housing providers, land owners and government institutions. We are looking for a good grounding in application led work but also good policy knowledge. You will ideally have experience of the South East market but for the ideal backgrounds we may also consider relocators.

In addition to the above we are looking for good project management skills, confident communicators and driven individuals. You should have excellent written ability and be confident in client facing situations as part of your role will be developing and maintaining client relationships.

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package, bonus scheme, regular CPD opportunities and excellent progression prospects. This firm have a very low staff turnover because they look after their staff, regularly promoting and developing their potential.

To apply for this role or for more information, please contact Ruth Hoggett (ruth@beachbaker.co.uk). By clicking apply, please be assured that your CV will not be sent to the client until you have been fully briefed on the role and given permission for us to do so. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.